Time to say goodbye

Yes it’s time to release our baby turtles at the site their mothers chose to lay their eggs in June. Five nests already hatched here at the zoo. The releases were uneventful, fortunately, except that it is certainly a critical moment for hatchling survival. We...

A reason to celebrate

Seems that we are the last WPC turtle project to get hatchlings, but they are finally here! Just as predicted, after 60 days of incubation, our first nest hatched last night. Except for one unfertile egg that was removed after starting to rot, they all hatched....